Subject: Re: bin/17673: mount_union does not resolve relative paths
To: enami tsugutomo <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 07/22/2002 01:14:27
On Mon, 22 Jul 2002 07:59:34 +0900 (JST)
"enami tsugutomo" <> wrote:

> > 	If used with relative paths, you can't unmount the directory
> > 	later because umount works only with absolute pathnames.
> Did you try umount -R?  At least it worked when I was needed to fix
> similar situation (someone used mount_null directly with relative
> path).

Thanks, it has worked. Although, having things mounted with relative
paths is not good, imho. Issuing 'mount', you do not know where it's
really mounted, for example.

HispaBSD admin -
Julio Merino <>